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MPHRC seeks report over Indore municipal officials dumping elderly homeless people outside city
India

MPHRC seeks report over Indore municipal officials dumping elderly homeless people outside city

Indore is among 10 cities of the country selected for the drive of rehabilitating beggars under the Centre's social justice department

Dummy mobile no, hospital address can be used for testing mentally ill homeless people of COVID-19, ICMR tells Delhi HC
India

Dummy mobile no, hospital address can be used for testing mentally ill homeless people of COVID-19, ICMR tells Delhi HC

The ICMR proposed the solution as mentally ill homeless persons were not being tested for COVID-19 for the lack of a government issued identity card, an address proof or a mobile number as required under the testing guidelines issued by the ICMR

Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to address climate crisis through new Bezos Earth Fund
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Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to address climate crisis through new Bezos Earth Fund

He said the grant will fund scientists, activists and NGO's to explore new ways of fighting the impact of climate change.

Polar vortex freezes US Midwest; schools, postal services shut down as authorities struggle to provide shelter to homeless
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Polar vortex freezes US Midwest; schools, postal services shut down as authorities struggle to provide shelter to homeless

Winter's sharpest bite in years moved past painful into life-threatening territory, prompting officials throughout the Midwest in the US to take extraordinary measures to protect the homeless as the chill of the polar vortex froze a huge chunk of the region.

Fire destroys around 150 shanties in Noida village, leaves hundreds of daily wage earners homeless
India

Fire destroys around 150 shanties in Noida village, leaves hundreds of daily wage earners homeless

Around 150 shanties were gutted in a major fire that broke out at a village here early Friday, leaving hundreds of people, mostly daily wage earners, in temporary shelters

Nigeria floods: 199 people killed, 286,119 homeless after Niger and Benue rivers overflow, says disaster management agency
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Nigeria floods: 199 people killed, 286,119 homeless after Niger and Benue rivers overflow, says disaster management agency

A national disaster has been declared in Nigeria's Kogi, where the Niger and Benue rivers meet, along with Delta and Anambra in the south.

Alcoholism, diseases, poverty define everyday struggles of Chennai's pavement dwellers as govt refuses to count them as homeless
India

Alcoholism, diseases, poverty define everyday struggles of Chennai's pavement dwellers as govt refuses to count them as homeless

People living on the footpaths of Chennai belong to a different category called ‘pavement-dwellers’ and there are no benefits or schemes meant for them

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos commits $2 billion to help homeless, finance pre-schools
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos commits $2 billion to help homeless, finance pre-schools

This marks a deeper foray into philanthropy for Bezos, whose fortune is more than $160 billion.

Heavy snowfall hits Europe, kills 55; 'Beast from the East' blizzards snap transportation links across continent
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Heavy snowfall hits Europe, kills 55; 'Beast from the East' blizzards snap transportation links across continent

Heavy snowfall and deadly blizzards lashed Europe on Thursday, forcing airports to cancel or delay flights around the continent, as a deep freeze gripped countries.

Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi lauds Indian women in 40th edition of monthly radio programme
India

Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi lauds Indian women in 40th edition of monthly radio programme

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation in his first Mann Ki Baat radio address of 2018 on Sunday at 11 am

BJP questions AAP over deaths of 42 homeless people in Delhi, urges all-party meeting to address issue
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BJP questions AAP over deaths of 42 homeless people in Delhi, urges all-party meeting to address issue

BJP questioned the AAP government in Delhi over the deaths of 42 homeless people in the city this month, saying that if Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal would have taken an interest, their lives could have been saved

Bihar storm: At least 15 persons killed in squall, hundreds rendered homeless
India

Bihar storm: At least 15 persons killed in squall, hundreds rendered homeless

At least 15 persons were killed in squall in Bihar, say officials. Hundreds rendered homeless, and property worth lakhs of rupees destroyed on Tuesday when a storm hit several districts of Bihar, officials said.

Modi govt's Smart City scheme may make housing unaffordable for poor, says UN report
India

Modi govt's Smart City scheme may make housing unaffordable for poor, says UN report

The Smart City scheme of Government of India might broaden the gap between the rich and poorer cities with an overreliance on technology possibly resulting in an unaffordable housing for the poor, a United Nations expert says in a report to the current UN Human Rights Council (HRC) session

LDF govt plans to make Kerala zero homeless, landless state
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LDF govt plans to make Kerala zero homeless, landless state

According to official figures, 4.70 lakh families remain homeless in the state.

Charity begins at home: Vatican offers shelter to homeless woman who gave birth near city
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Charity begins at home: Vatican offers shelter to homeless woman who gave birth near city

The Vatican has offered a place to stay to a homeless woman who gave birth on a piece of cardboard near St. Peter's Square

No space bar: Mumbai civic body clears proposal for six cow shelters
Mumbai

No space bar: Mumbai civic body clears proposal for six cow shelters

The civic body of Mumbai last week passed a proposal to build one lakh square feet of cow shelters in the city, according to a news report.

Red Devils turned angels: Giggs, Neville give shelter to homeless in their planned luxury hotel
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Red Devils turned angels: Giggs, Neville give shelter to homeless in their planned luxury hotel

Giggs and Neville, in a very warm gesture, have allowed Manchester's homeless people to occupy a building, which the Manchester United stars plan to turn into a five-star hotel, for the winter.

Flooded residents on rooftops as typhoon Koppu pummels Philippines
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Flooded residents on rooftops as typhoon Koppu pummels Philippines

Residents trapped on rooftops by rising flood waters waited for rescue Monday as Typhoon Koppu flogged the Philippines for a second day, after killing two people and leaving thousands temporarily homeless.